Carrum District profile

Features of the District

Location:Carrum District is a bayside metropolitan electorate located approximately 25 kilometres south-east of Melbourne.
Area:87 square kilometres.
Suburbs:Bonbeach, Carrum, Carrum Downs, Patterson Lakes, Sandhurst and Skye. Parts of Bangholme¸ Dandenong South, Lyndhurst and Seaford.
Features:The District includes the Edithvale-Seaford wetlands environmental areas, several golf and country clubs, the Patterson Lakes estate, a stretch of foreshore reserve and a number of beaches.
Upper House
Region:
South Eastern Metropolitan Region
Statistical profile based on 2011 Census data (link to pdf)

Sitting Member

Sonya Kilkenny - ALP (Parliament website, external link)

Election Results

2014 State election results – Carrum District
2010 State election results – Carrum District
2006 State election results – Carrum District
2002 State election results – Carrum District

Historical pattern

1976-96ALP
1996-99Liberal
1999-2010ALP
2010-2014Liberal
2014-presentALP